ORNL Review v21n3 1988.pdf

ORNL Review v21n3

Supercomputers in Scientific Research


  • Take a Number
  • Awards and Appointments
  • Books. Chaos, by James Gleick, reviewed by Woody Gove
  • R&D Updates. Alvin Trivelpiece: ORNL's new director; two HHIRF devices operating; tritium pellet injector for fusion demonstrated; DOE Superconductivity Pilot Center located at ORNL
  • Technical Highlights. Hood River Conservation Project an energy-saving success; decline in tree growth linked to aluminum "freed" from soil by acid rain
  • Technology Transfer. Valley-Todeco licensed to make aircraft fasteners from ORNL alloy; metallamics to manufacture nickel aluminide products